domestic terrorism

White Nationalism

The State Department Just Suspended an Alleged White Nationalist Who Attended Charlottesville

A U.S. State Department official was moonlighting as a white nationalist leader in Washington, D.C., according to the Southern Poverty Law Center.
Tess Owen
8.8.19
domestic terrorism

The FBI Needed Child Porn Charges to Arrest a Man with "Hunting Guides" for Jews, Muslims, and Refugees

The FBI received a tip in January but couldn't arrest him until June.
Tess Owen
8.8.19
Gilroy shooter

FBI Opens Domestic Terror Investigation into Gilroy Shooter Who Had "Competing Violent Ideologies"

He had a hit list and a stockpile of ammo.
Tess Owen
8.6.19
El Paso

EXCLUSIVE: House Democrats Demand Pelosi Bring Them Back to D.C. to Address White Supremacy

48 members of Congress have signed on to a letter demanding the House of Representatives get back to work in Washington.
Cameron Joseph
8.6.19
domestic terrorism

FBI Agents Are Begging Congress to Finally Do Something About Domestic Terrorism

The FBI Agents Association released a statement that shows how fed up they are with the limitations of federal terrorism laws.
Tess Owen
8.6.19
El Paso

The Hate-Filled Website 8chan Was Taken Offline After the El Paso Shooting. By Monday Morning It Was Back.

In the last six months, at least three people linked to mass shootings have posted content related to their attacks on 8chan.
David Gilbert
8.5.19
domestic terrorism

El Paso Is What White Nationalist Terror Looks Like. America Isn't Ready.

The alleged rampage by Patrick Crusius could meet the federal government’s high bar for a domestic terrorism charge.
David Uberti
8.4.19
domestic terrorism

Ted Cruz Is Trying to Call Antifa a Domestic Terror Group. Here's Why it Won't Work

There’s no domestic system to do this — even organizations like the KKK are instead described as “hate groups.”
Tess Owen
7.20.19
terrorism

New Zealand Just Filed Its First-Ever Terrorism Charges Against the Christchurch Mosque Shooter

He’s been charged under New Zealand’s terrorism suppression law, which was enacted in 2002 after the 9/11 attacks in New York City.
Tess Owen
5.21.19
domestic terrorism

8chan Is a Mysterious Place to U.S. Anti-Terrorism Officials

U.S. intel officials from the FBI, DOJ and DHS seemed fairly unfamiliar with the platform during a Congressional hearing Wednesday.
Tess Owen
5.8.19
terrorism

Why It’s So Hard to Charge White Nationalists with Terrorism

A judge agreed to release a white nationalist Coast Guard lieutenant last week after prosecutors couldn’t charge him with a more serious crime.
Tess Owen
5.2.19
domestic terror

Neo-Nazi convicted for domestic terror on Amtrak train was part of Unite the Right rally

The 25-year-old was marching in khakis in Charlottesville two months before he stopped an Amtrak in Nebraska to “save the train from black people.”
Tess Owen
10.8.18
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